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Feb 10
Readers: A change is needed on Loudon Road

I think we need a change for Loudon Road, and I support the three-lane plan that has been proposed. I have lived on the Heights for more than 30 years with my family, and have seen Loudon Road become…

Feb 10
'Vinyl' is HBO's HBO-iest show yet - that's mostly a good thing

TV-STUEVER,1425 'Vinyl' is HBO's HBO-iest show yet - that's mostly a good thing ATTN: Entertainment editors; three photos Hank Stuever (c) 2016, The Washington Post. The competition to have the best show…

Feb 10
Funny or Die kept its Trump 'biopic' secret for months

After starring in a best-selling erotica tale, losing in Iowa, then winning in New Hampshire, Republican presidential front-runner/professional headline-maker Donald Trump has scored another bullet point…

Feb 10
Hopkinton boys reclaim Division IV Nordic title; Hawks' Nadeau individual champ

A dearth of snow - and unseasonably warm temperatures that often turned what little snow there was into sugar - has made it a trying year for high school ski teams. A state championship team and an individual…

Feb 10
Another group declaring a primary victory: campaign finance reformers

Activists for campaign finance reform saw Tuesday's first-in-the-nation primary results as proof that years of working to shine a light on their issue is starting to pay off. A local reform group, the…

Feb 10
Cudlitz's 'Walking Dead' mustache has its own Twitter handle

On The Walking Dead, Michael Cudlitz's character, Abraham Ford, is known for his bright red hair and distinctive handlebar mustache. His facial hair has so captivated fans of the zombie apocalypse drama…

Feb 10
'How to Be Single' is raunchy, rote and not terribly romantic

Dakota Johnson makes for an oddly recessive heroine in How to Be Single, an earnest but awkwardly misshapen attempt to reconcile the archaic conventions of romantic comedy with the 21st-century values…

Feb 10
A few theater numbers worth checking out

There are a few theater productions of note this weekend (and next), from high school to community level. If you're looking for a romantic evening on the town or some fun for the whole family this weekend,…

Feb 10
Trump and Sanders, two divergent candidates with a similar populist message

In the beginning of Bernie Sanders's campaign, he was often spotted in airports, flying coach and carrying his own bags. Donald Trump flew to nearly all his campaign stops in his own Boeing 757 jet, complete…

Feb 10
No turnout record for primary, although GOP saw the most votes cast for that party

Turnout fell short of a primary record Tuesday, with a total of 520,588 votes being cast, about 9,000 less than 2008, the last presidential primary with contested races for both major parties. According…

Feb 10
Letter: Collapse of the center

The W.B. Yeats poem "The Second Coming" best describes Tuesday's primary results: "Things fall apart; the center cannot hold." Clearly, both parties leave New Hampshire with candidates who occupy centrist…

Feb 10
Letter: Third-party opening?

After Donald Trump proposed a ban on Muslims entering the country, House Speaker Paul Ryan broke his silence on the presidential race, proclaiming that Trump's comments were neither conservative nor…

Feb 10
Government sues Ferguson after city tries to revise deal

The federal government sued Ferguson on Wednesday, one day after the city council voted to revise an agreement aimed at improving the way police and courts treat poor people and minorities in the St. Louis…

Feb 10
Philip Morris defeats ex-smokers' bid for cancer screening

Philip Morris USA won the trial of a lawsuit in which longtime Marlboro smokers sought company-paid annual chest scans for lung cancer. A jury of eight men and two women in Boston on Wednesday rejected…

Feb 10
Sirhan Sirhan, assassin of Robert Kennedy, denied parole

For the 15th time, officials denied parole for Sirhan Sirhan, the assassin of Sen. Robert F. Kennedy, after hearing Wednesday from another person who was shot that night and called for the release of Sirhan.…

Feb 10
Christie, Fiorina drop out of race for Republican nomination

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie dropped out of the race for the Republican nomination for president "without an ounce of regret" on Wednesday, a day after his disappointing sixth-place finish in New Hampshire's…

Feb 10
Slain teen's father says he found out about her death on TV

The father of a 13-year-old girl who police say was slain by a Virginia Tech student said he found out about his daughter's death on TV, and questioned whether the tragedy could have been avoided if he…